Angiopteris (Sturtevant, 1919)

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Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919
Angiopteris (Sturtevant, 1919)

Angiopteris evecta

Angiopteris evecta Hoffm. Filices. A fern of India, the Asiastic and Polynesian Islands. The caudex, as also the thick part of the stipes, is of a mealy and mucilaginous nature and is eaten by the natives in times of scarcity. [1]

  1. Smith, J. Dom. Bot. 171. 1882.